Tag: bike saddle

How To Choose A Bike Saddle For Triathlon

– This saddle is one of three contact points between the bike and yourself and it takes a considerable amount of your body weight. So it’s hardly surprising to hear so many complaints about saddles and the discomfort people experience from them. And to make things worse, in triathlon we like to use aero bars […]

Choosing the Right Triathlon Bike Saddle

– Who, what, why, where, when, saddles, and how to select the right one for you. Now as far as split nose saddles go. (grunts) (upbeat instrumental music) What’s up, trainiacs? Very quick video today because I just got in from a 30 hour saga of flying yesterday and I had a bad Larabar this […]

Unboxing The NEW fi’zi:k 2018 Saddle Range | Win With GCN!

– Welcome to the super fi’zi:k GCN unboxing. It’s super because we are getting an exclusive look at the 2018 fi’zi:k Range. But then it’s also super because of the sheer magnitude of it. We’ve actually had to split it and make two videos. In one, we’ve been looking at these. The 2018 fi’zi:k Shoe […]

10 Ways To Avoid A Sore Ass When Cycling | Cycling Tips For Triathletes

– Saddle sores. Oh, I reckon a few of you might have squirmed just hearing those words. But, if you’ve never experienced one, you might be slightly baffled as to the complaints you hear from tri-athletes and cyclists. – Yeah, unfortunately I’ve actually experienced a couple over the years. And, I can vouge for their […]

Installing Cruiser-Style Saddle on Bike | Bicycle Repair

So for installing your saddle and also taking off your saddle there is basically two different types of claps. This one is probably the most common now, this one is a little bit on the older style. And is may be a little bit different with two Allen bolts, hex bolts but they kind of […]

How to Install a Road Bike Saddle | Bicycle Repair

This saddle is very, very easy with the seat posts to get off. What you’re going to use is a six millimeter wrench. You undo the six millimeter wrench, usually anywhere between four millimeters and six millimeters. And then there’s two screws and it’s really easy. You just unscrew it to the point where the […]

How to Choose the Right Mountain Bike Saddle

Finding the right saddle for mountain biking is crucial. As one of the three main contact points on a bike, a bad saddle has the potential to ruin even the most excellent mountain bike ride. Today I’m going to talk about the things to look for when choosing a mountain bike saddle including the construction, […]

How To Adjust A Bike Seat

Getting the proper adjustment on your seat is easy. First, loosen the seat clamp bolt and ensure that your seat angle is level. Tighten the bolt and then move on to adjusting your seat height. Adjust your seat height so that when your foot is at the bottom of the pedal stroke, you have a […]

Top Ten Ways To Avoid A Sore Ass When Cycling On Your Road Bike

– [Man 1] The humble backside, call her what you will: bottom, ass, rear, or rump. It’s one of the three contact points you have with your bike and, arguably, the most important. A sore bottom is a sad bottom. Bummer. So, here’s GCN’s top ten tips to not getting a sore ass. Let’s be […]